All posts by ephratareview

  • Andy Fasnacht
    Hometown check-up

    There’s been a lot of talk again lately around town about people losing their sense of community. Certainly this area is no different than many around the country that has seen societal changes impact the habits and...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Lincoln Fire Co. reports incidents

    March 26: The company was called at 5:31 p.m. for spill control at 1398 W. Main St., in the borough. A car was leaking gasoline on a parking lot. March 29: The company was called at 10:17...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • $40,000 in jewelry stolen from Kmart here

    More than $40,000 in jewelry was stolen from Kmart recently. Ephrata police said someone forced open a gate in the garden area at Kmart, 1127 S. State St., EphrataTownship, March 25. They smashed the glass out of...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • ephratapd
    Three-car crash leads to another accident

    The Ephrata Police Department reported the following: CRASH –  Police investigated a three-vehicle accident where one vehicle lost control on the icy bridge and struck the guardrail on Route 222 northbound at the Glenwood Drive overpass, EphrataTownship,...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – April 2, 2014

    Henry S. Bowman, 94, of 1001 E. Oregon Rd., Lititz, died March 25, 2014 at Landis Homes. Henry was a poultry farmer and a member of ErismanMennoniteChurch. He was a loving husband and father who enjoyed spending...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Abram F. Stoltzfus 56, member of Old Order Amish Church, sewing machine repairman

    Abram F. Stoltzfus, 56, of 165 Farmers Lane, Ephrata passed away at Lancaster General Hospital Monday, March 31, 2014. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Abraham K. and Hannah K. Smoker Stoltzfus. He...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Kenneth L. Flickinger 74, formerly of Reamstown, Jones Motor Group VP, Vietnam veteran

    Kenneth L. Flickinger, 74, of New Cumberland, died Saturday, March 29, 2014 in HarrisburgHospital with his wife by his side. Ken was born in Reamstown, LancasterCounty to the late Marvin and Grace (Overholser) Flickinger. He was a...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • smith
    Lavilla M. Smith 94, long-time sexton at HUMC, homemaker, Hopeland Mfg. worker

    Lavilla M. Smith, 94, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014, at Ephrata Manor. She was born in ClayTownship, daughter of the late John and Alice (Eberly) Farlow and was the wife of the late Clyde...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • stuber
    Sandra L. Stuber 72, sewing machine operator, enjoyed crafts, painting, camping

    Sandra L. Stuber, 72, of Stevens, passed away March 25, 2014, at the EphrataCommunityHospital. She was born in BerksCounty to the late Harry Matz and Virginia (Schaeffer) Howell and was the wife of the late Harold Stuber...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • leed
    Franklin H. Leed Jr. 65, drove in Make-a-Wish convoy, Scoutmaster, enjoyed hunting

    Franklin “Frank” H. Leed Jr., 65, of Newmanstown, passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, at his residence following a ten year battle with cancer. He was born in HeidelbergTownship to the late Franklin and Helen (Yapus) Leed...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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